• This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 192 PLU/1
  • Dates of Creation
      19th century-20th century
  • Physical Description
      116 volumes and 23 files Archives - Non-digital

Scope and Content

Comprises minutes of committee meetings of the York Poor Law Union (including the York Out-Relief Union, the Bishopthorpe Out-Relief Union, the Flaxton Out-Relief Union and the Escrick Out-Relief Union); and from 1930 the Public Assistance Committee.

Also includes the minutes of the Nuisance Removal Committee and the York Rural Sanitary Authority; and minutes of organisations administered by the York Poor Law Union including the York Charities Register Committee and Hodgson's Charity Committee.

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